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Concealed Carry Answers: Threat Avoidance
From Gun Digest, By: Joseph Terry | Reader Chris C. writes, “I listened to your great training on how to avoid gunfights (Living Ready University) and really like the tactic of aggressive gun presentation and sharp verbal commands, but you didn’t talk much about how to avoid risky situations in the first place. Isn’t that just as important?” You bet Chris. Here are so...
Skill Set: AR Pistol
From TheTacticalwire.com by Tiger McKee-For the past year or so I've been playing around with an AR pistol, and since I've seen a lot of talk about AR pistols lately I decided to share some of my experiences. It's been a learning curve, but I have to say that the time and effort has created - for me at least - a great PDW, or personal defense weapon. With an AR pistol you can have a short barrel, ...
Facebook Picture Of Baby With Hands On Rifle Causes Stir
From GOPUSA- A Connecticut gun shop owner is taking heat for posting a photo of a 6-month-old holding a rifle on the Internet. Mike Majewski, owner of Woodbridge Firearms Trading Post LLC, on Tuesday defended his right to post the photo of the baby -- one hand on the barrel, one hand on the scope -- on his business Facebook page. "I thought it was a cute picture, so I put it up," he said. The phot...
New Fishing Gear 2014: Best of the Best Award Winners
(www.fieldandstream.com) Our experts evaluated and rigorously tested a boatload of all-new, innovative tackle—rods and reels, lures and lines, electronics and more—on lakes and streams across the country. This is the equipment that withstood every trial and earned their final approval.Flyfishing- Awarding this year’s Best of the Best involved some tight calls. The number of product introductions w...
LOSD Question of the Week: Should I Really ‘Say Nothing’ To Police Without My Lawyer?
USA -(Ammoland.com)- This week’s Law of Self Defense: Question of the Week comes from a submitter who asked that they not be identified: "I’ve been told to say nothing to the police after a defensive use of force except, “I’ll cooperate but only after I talk with my lawyer.” Is this your recommendation?" As is often the case with the law, the real world is a bit more complicated than this overly s...
Boberg XR9-S Pistol
By John Farnam- Ft Collins, CO -(Ammoland.com)- I’ve been carrying my Boberg XR9-S Pistol, as a back-up, for several weeks, and I’ve had the opportunity to run some rounds through it. My friend and colleague, Brian Hoffner, made me a wonderful IWB “J-Hook” holster, so I can comfortably carry it on my left side.I really like the small size and carryability. Recoil is very acceptable for a 9mm pisto...
Service Announces 2014 Expansion of Hunting, Fishing Opportunities in National Wildlife Refuge System
Washington, DC -(Ammoland.com)- U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Director Dan Ashe today announced the agency will expand hunting and fishing opportunities throughout the National Wildlife Refuge System, opening up new hunting programs on six refuges and expanding existing hunting and fishing programs on another 20 refuges. The rule also modifies existing refuge-specific regulations for more th...
New Investment Platforms Raise Questions for China's Banking System
The growth of large online investment platforms has captured the attention of Chinese authorities in recent months. Non-state enterprises such as Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., which runs the e-commerce website Taobao, and Tencent Holdings Ltd., a social media conglomerate that runs the popular WeChat online messaging program, are an emerging force in China's financial system. The question is whether...
Shotgunning: Snow Goose Guns
From Ducks Unlimited: —By Phil Bourjaily- The Light Goose Conservation Order is an exciting time for waterfowlers. There are no bag limits, and unplugged shotguns are standard equipment. But simply removing the plug from your firearm and calling it a snow goose gun may be little more than wishful thinking. Tony Vandemore, waterfowl guide and co-owner of Habitat Flats in Missouri, offers the follow...
Indiana bill allowing guns in cars on school property passes state House
(redalertpolitics.com) A new bill allowing people to keep firearms locked and stored in vehicles parked on school property passed the Indiana state House on Monday, earning praise from pro-Second Amendment groups and the ire of opponents. The legislation, Senate Bill 229, strikes language prohibiting people, including school employees, from keeping a firearm locked in a vehicle on school property....
SAF & Calguns Score Ninth Circuit Victory In Richards Carry Case
BELLEVUE, WA -(Ammoland.com)- The Second Amendment Foundation and The Calguns Foundation earned a significant victory today when the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed and remanded the case of Richards v. Prieto, challenging the handgun carry license issuing policy of Yolo County, California, Sheriff Ed Prieto. “Today’s ruling reinforces the Second Amendment’s application to state and local g...
Will Vt. lawmakers approve Burlington gun control measures?
(www.wcax.com) By Alexei Rubenstein-Aside from the school budget, Burlington voters supported every other ballot item on Town Meeting Day, including the purchase of the Winooski One Hydro plant and three proposed charter changes aimed at gun safety. The gun measures would allow police to seize the weapons of anyone suspected of domestic abuse, ban guns in liquor establishments and require gun owne...
GEORGIA: SUPPRESSOR HUNTING BILL NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT
From American Silencer Association: Last week, the Georgia State Senate took a major step forward on critical suppressor hunting legislation when it voted to pass Senate Bill 93 by a 43-10 vote. Sponsored by Senator Bill Heath (R-31), SB 93 received overwhelming bipartisan support. The bill seeks to repeal the prohibition on the use of legally possessed suppressors while hunting in Georgia.The pri...
Pro-Gun Connecticut Republican Unseats Anti-Gun Democrat After 40 Years of Control
(gunsnfreedom.com) After refusing to register their previously legal firearms, Connecticut gun owners are now showing that they are voters as well, and they will never forget how anti-gun Democrats took away their gun rights. In a district that was held under a Democrat’s control for 40 years, a Republican who is outspokenly pro-gun has won Connecticut’s 53rd district. Gun control proponents have ...
At The Range With Remington’s R51
From Americanrifleman.org- By Mark Keefe -While I knew it was coming and had the chance to handle prototypes, nothing compares to taking a gun to the range. In this case, I am referring to the new Remington R51 pistol. My expectations were high, and the gun did not disappoint. This is the 198-year-old company's first attempt at a compact personal protection gun since the John Pedersen designe...
Police in Utah school district armed with rifles
(grandviewoutdoors.com) SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Police officers tasked with keeping students safe in one of Utah's largest school districts have been given a tool they think could save lives if a gunman attacks AR15 and M16 rifles. The Granite School District has acquired the weapons from a U.S. Department of Defense program that gives surplus equipment to police agencies. Of the 62 agencies in Utah...
Anti-Gun Doctor Poised for Confirmation as Surgeon General
From Gun Owners of America-On Thursday, the Senate's Health, Education, Labor and Pension(acronym: HELP!) Committee approved the nomination of anti-gun doctor Vivek Murthy to be Surgeon General of the United States. Like most of Obama's nominees, Murthy's primary "credential" is his rabid support for Barack Obama during the presidential election. As such, the office of Surgeon General -- once an h...
Guns on school lots gets boost
(www.journalgazette.net) by Niki Kelly | The Journal Gazette-INDIANAPOLIS – Licensed gun owners would be able to legally have firearms in vehicles on school parking lots under a bill passed 74-24 by the Indiana House on Monday. Right now it is a felony to have a gun on school property, including parking lots and buildings. But under Senate Bill 229, Hoosiers with proper carry permits can keep fir...
New York Resident Charged With Manslaughter For Shooting, Killing 1 of 5 Armed Home Invaders
(gunssavelives.net) Only in New York. In many other states, Youssef Abdel-Gawad would likely be hailed as a hero for defending himself, his family and his home against a group of armed home invaders. However, in the Empire State, Youssef is being treated as a criminal. The resident of Huntington Station is facing manslaughter charges after he used a rifle to repel an attack by as many as five arme...
Moms Demand Action Kicked Off Staples Property While Trying to Deliver Anti-Gun Petition
(gunssavelives.net) Moms Demand Action is apparently trying to change corporate policy on gun carry at every retailer in the US, one company at a time. The group already got Starbucks to take a slight anti-carry stance in their corporate policy. In recent months they have been focusing their efforts on Staples stores. This week, the Moms tried to deliver a petition to Staples headquarters asking t...
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I am working on a model 42 Winchester model 42 pump .410 sn 10313X manf. in 1953. The magazine tube is buggered up a bit on the interupted thread area that locks it into the receiver extension. In the past it has been abused and it is missing the magazine band key between the barrel and magazine and also the action slide spring. I have the 2 missing parts on order (most pa...
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